TITLE

Ontario Black History Society: Builders of Black History Month

AUTHOR(S)
Sadlier, Rosemary
PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
Feliciter;2011, Vol. 57 Issue 1, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the founding of the Ontario Black History Society. It notes that the month of February celebrates the Black History Month which honors the African-American historian Carter G. Woodson. It adds that Woodson is hailed as the Father of Black History whose memory and legacy of vision has been honored by statues and educational facilities in the U.S.
ACCESSION #
58601792

 

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